The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 11 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 27 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.88% 13.41% 8.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.85% 14.52% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 25
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
Software Engineering
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 241 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.10% 92.34% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 119 226 271
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £61,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedford region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Bedford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bedford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 45 (71.43%) C#
1 45 (71.43%) .NET
2 43 (68.25%) ASP.NET
2 43 (68.25%) C++
3 42 (66.67%) Degree
4 38 (60.32%) Computer Science
5 33 (52.38%) MVC
6 31 (49.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (42.86%) HTML
8 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 27 (42.86%) .NET Framework
9 26 (41.27%) SQL
10 24 (38.10%) Computer Vision
11 21 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 20 (31.75%) Scrum
13 19 (30.16%) Mathematics
14 18 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (28.57%) Relational Database
14 18 (28.57%) CSS
14 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
14 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
14 18 (28.57%) Web Services
14 18 (28.57%) Linux
14 18 (28.57%) PhD
15 17 (26.98%) Visual Studio
15 17 (26.98%) T-SQL
15 17 (26.98%) Subversion
15 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 16 (25.40%) SQL Server 2012

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (25.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (49.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 17 (26.98%) Subversion
3 17 (26.98%) Visual Studio
4 14 (22.22%) Grunt
4 14 (22.22%) gulp
5 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.59%) MSTest
6 1 (1.59%) NUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 11 (17.46%) Aerospace
2 9 (14.29%) Games
3 6 (9.52%) Electronics
4 5 (7.94%) Avionics
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Developer
2 32 (50.79%) .NET Developer
2 32 (50.79%) C# .NET Developer
2 32 (50.79%) C# Developer
3 29 (46.03%) Software Engineer
4 25 (39.68%) C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 15 (23.81%) Web Developer
7 14 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
7 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
8 11 (17.46%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (14.29%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 6 (9.52%) Junior
11 5 (7.94%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (7.94%) Junior Software Engineer
11 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (71.43%) .NET
2 43 (68.25%) ASP.NET
3 27 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 27 (42.86%) HTML
4 18 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (28.57%) CSS
4 18 (28.57%) Web Services
5 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 16 (25.40%) AngularJS
6 16 (25.40%) HTML5
6 16 (25.40%) WCF
7 15 (23.81%) CSS3
7 15 (23.81%) jQuery
8 10 (15.87%) Entity Framework
9 8 (12.70%) MFC
10 6 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (9.52%) OpenGL
10 6 (9.52%) STL
10 6 (9.52%) Yocto
11 1 (1.59%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 38 (60.32%) Computer Science
2 19 (30.16%) Mathematics
3 14 (22.22%) Physics
4 6 (9.52%) Robotics
5 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.17%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) MVC
2 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (38.10%) Computer Vision
4 20 (31.75%) Scrum
5 16 (25.40%) Web Development
6 9 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 8 (12.70%) SDLC
8 6 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.17%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.17%) Image Processing
9 2 (3.17%) Migration
9 2 (3.17%) OO
10 1 (1.59%) Automated Testing
10 1 (1.59%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (1.59%) Integration Testing
10 1 (1.59%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (1.59%) Process Improvement
10 1 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) C#
2 43 (68.25%) C++
3 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 26 (41.27%) SQL
5 17 (26.98%) T-SQL
6 15 (23.81%) Python
7 6 (9.52%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.59%) Java
8 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (66.67%) Degree
2 18 (28.57%) PhD
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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